Doug Reviews: T2 Trainspotting (2017)

Twenty years ago, Director Danny Boyle and Writer John Hodge adapted Irvine Welsh‘s novel, Trainspotting, and the film became the highest grossing limited release film of 1996 and a cult hit. Now they are back with the sequel and we all know how sequels made decades later always turn out great, right? Right? How does T2 fare? Continue reading


On episode 140, Doug and Dirty A discuss the first trailers for Thor: Ragnarok and Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Then they rap about the films Gifted and T2: Trainspotting. Beware: MAJOR SPOILERS for both films! Also, Doug gives his impressions on the anime film Your Name. Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

After an avalanche of controversy about whitewashing and cultural appropriation, the live-action adaptation of Ghost in the Shell is finally here. Does the film capture the mystique of the manga and anime it is based on or does it successfully forge its own path? Continue reading


In Episode 138, Doug and Dirty A talk about two films that may already be out of theaters by the time you listen to this: The Belko Experiment and Life. If you have any interest in seeing these films, maybe listen to the podcast after you see them, because here there be SPOILERS galore. Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Power Rangers (2017)

With superheroes being the big thing in Hollywood these days, it was only a matter of time before someone resurrected the Power Rangers. Does this reboot wash away the cheesy aftertaste of the original show? I can tell you this, it definitely proves that Bryan Cranston can do anything. Continue reading

Doug Reviews: Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Confession time: I have never seen the animated Beauty and the Beast. Until The Lion King, I never got wrapped up in the second Disney golden age and I just never got around to seeing it. Does the new live-action adaptation work for viewers on which nostalgia for the original has no hold? Continue reading